Alpena, Green Forest, Harrison Among Schools Getting First Place Finishes at Bomber Relays

by: Scott McCaulley

Several Arkansas Schools as well as a couple from Missouri compete Monday in the annual Bomber Relays at Mountain Home High School.

The Harrison Boys finish fourth in the team competition led by a 1-2 Finish in the Shot Put by Hayden Vanderpool and Zach Shaffer. Also, the Goblins got a first place finish from the 4 x 100 Meter Relay Team of  Gavin Cantrell, Carson Ricketts, Ben Johnson, Julius Scott.

Lady Goblin Ella Brandt took home first in the High Jump helping Harrison to a fifth place team finish. Alpena finished fourth as a team and got firsts from Alex Hill in the 100 and 200 Meter Dash as well as Cheyenne Wilcox in the Shot Put. Green Forest also picked up a first place finish from Karina Maravillas in the 800 Meter Run.

Team Finishes at Mountain Home:
Boys
1. Pocahontas
2. West Plains
3. Mountain Home
4. Harrison
5. Clinton
6. Cave City
7. Yellville-Summit
8. Melbourne
9. Green Forest
10. Norfork
11. Bakersfield/Kingston Tie
13. Southside-Batesville
14. Alpena/Couch Tie

Girls
1. West Plains
2. Yellville-Summit
3. Mountain Home
4. Alpena
5. Harrison
6. Pocahontas
7. Green Forest
8. Bakersfield
9. Melbourne
10. Clinton
11. Mammoth Spring
12. Cave City
13. Cotter
14. Kingston